Sent: Thursday, January 28, 2016 3:44 PM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: [MPD-5D] Arrest Made in Robbery of Establishment (Gun): 2500
Block of North Capitol Street, Northeast
Information Office: 202-727-4383
Arrest Made in
Robbery of Establishment (Gun):
2500 Block of North Capitol Street, Northeast
(Washington, DC) – Detectives
from the Metropolitan Police Department's Fifth District have announced an
arrest has been made in a Robbery of an Establishment (Gun) offense which
occurred in the 2500 block of North Capitol Street, Northeast, on Wednesday,
January 20, 2016, at approximately 9:40 pm.
Two employees of an
establishment were approached by three suspects. Suspect one, armed with
a gun, informed both victims to get on the ground as two other suspects removed
cash from the register. The employees were also robbed of their cash and
other personal items.
On Wednesday, January 27,
2016, pursuant to a D.C. Superior Court arrest warrant, 22-year-old
Jonathan M. Horne, of Southeast, DC, was
arrested. He was charged with Robbery While Armed.
This case remains under
investigation. Anyone who has information regarding this case should call
police at 202-727-9099.
Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers
a reward of up to $10,000 to
anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the
person or persons responsible for an Armed Robbery committed in the District of